Amber Collins joins Beacon Management Services Team

Amber Collins Joins Beacon Management Services as Regional Manager

Veteran Real Estate Professional to Oversee Large Portfolio of Accounts Beacon Management Services is pleased to announce the addition of Amber Collins as Regional Manager to the company team. In this position, Collins will oversee a considerable portfolio of accounts and a team of property managers, bringing an impressive 14 years of community association experience to the table. “I am excited about[...]

Shari Hopkins Named Vice President of Beacon Management Services

Beacon Management Services Promotes Shari Hopkins to Vice President

Shari Hopkins to Oversee Corporate Operations in Expanded Role  Beacon Management Services is pleased to announce the promotion of Shari Hopkins to Vice President of Corporate Operations, effective immediately. Hopkins will develop and implement strategic initiatives for the company as part of the executive team in her expanded role. She will also continue to oversee the company’s technology platform, a training[...]

Lisa Simmons 4th Annual BlazeSports Hike

Female Business Owner Hikes the Swiss Alps to Benefit BlazeSports

Lisa Simmons climbs to raise money for youth and veterans with disabilities. President of Atlanta-based Beacon Management Services Lisa Simmons begins her 4th Annual “Moving Mountains” hike on August 16 - 24, 2022 to benefit BlazeSports America. This year’s climb takes Simmons to Switzerland, where she will climb the Alps, culminating at Mont Blanc, the tallest mountain in Western Europe.  The trek[...]

Beacon Management Services Opens Midtown Office

Beacon Management Opens New Office in Midtown Atlanta

Corporate Expansion Near Ponce City Market Will Support Intown Customers Beacon Management Services is excited to announce that it recently opened a new office location in Midtown Atlanta to accommodate its growth and better serve intown properties under management. In addition to the corporate headquarters in Atlanta’s Central Perimeter area, the new office space located near Ponce City Market supports the[...]

Lisa Simmons Named to BlazeSports Board

Beacon Management President Named to BlazeSports Board of Directors

Beacon Management Services is proud to announce that President Lisa Simmons was named to the BlazeSports Board of Directors. BlazeSports, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit formed as the legacy organization of the 1996 Paralympic Games in Atlanta, was founded to provide adaptive sports and recreation programs for children and military veterans with physical disabilities. “I’m honored to serve BlazeSports as a Board member[...]

Beacon Management Services Leadership Team

Beacon Management Named One of Georgia’s Top Five Management Companies

Beacon Management Services is proud to announce its recent recognition as one of the Top Community Association Management Companies in Georgia by the Atlanta Business Chronicle in its annual Book of Lists. Ranked by number of units managed in Georgia, Beacon Management earned the No. 4 spot out of over 50 companies operating in the state. “Beacon Management sets itself apart[...]

Tonya Cooke

Beacon Management Services Hires Veteran Real Estate Manager

Beacon Management Services is pleased to announce it hired Tonya Cooke as Regional Manager to oversee a growing number of managers and their respective portfolio of customers. Cooke will also be responsible for client retention, manager training and operational support to senior leadership. Cooke is an experienced real estate professional with over 10 years’ experience in various roles. Her background includes[...]

Harrison Homes Team at OBIE Awards

Beacon Management Clients Recognized at OBIE Awards

Beacon Management Services is delighted to announce two of its fantastic clients achieved outstanding accolades at the 41st Annual OBIE Awards! Beacon Management Services is proud to manage both the 2021 Community of the Year – Detached and the 2021 Community of the Year! – Master Plan. The OBIE Awards are presented by the Atlanta Sales and Marketing Council (SMC)[...]

Association Horror Stories

Nightmare on Elm Street: True Life HOA Horror Stories

From owners trashing properties to unnecessary legal problems, community association managers sometimes find themselves in troubling situations. In the spirit of Halloween, we are sharing a few spine-tingling HOA horror stories that actually happened (cue the spooky music)! Luckily, we’re also sharing tips on how you can avoid the frightening fates of these owners to enjoy a not-so-scary homeownership experience! Special[...]

homes managed by homeowners association

Homeowners Associations Increase in Popularity with Residents

Home sales continue to be strong in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic with roughly 27% of Americans now living in a community with a homeowners association (HOA) or planned community. According to the Foundation for Community Association Research, the overwhelming majority (89%) of homeowner and condominium association residents rate their overall experience living in a community association as very[...]